Sidewalk Astronomy - Observing Session @ Maple Ridge, BC

Rescheduled from Nov 5

Observing Session (weather permitting) Volunteer members of the RASC – Vancouver Centre will host an observing session at the Mount Crescent Elementary School playing field next to Maple Ridge Secondary School for the High School students and all interested in observing the night sky through a telescope.
Please be prepared for the evening by dressing warmly, in layers so you can regulate your body temperature as necessary. Take a toque, fingerless gloves, and hand warmers. It can get chilly standing around at night.
Any amateur astronomers interested in attending and bringing out telescopes are welcome to help us share the evening sky.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Excellent group of enthusaists willing to share info with amateurs. Thanks to all who attended

    November 26, 2008

  • Mark Eburne

    A great group. Lots of knowledge eager to share.

    November 26, 2008

  • Phill Williams

    Do you need my scope? If so, is there parking close to the observing field? Is there anything in particular that the attendees are hoping to observe on Wednesday evening? (ie will a 4" refractor be adequate, or is my 10" more appropriate?)
    Fingers crossed for clear skies!!!!

    November 25, 2008

  • Harvey Dueck

    I have another commitment Wednesday nights.

    November 25, 2008

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